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5 Creative Submissions to the WordPress Toronto Logo Contest

As members of Toronto’s WordPress community, Kobayashi Online designed several potential logos for WordCamp Toronto, the “un-conference” for all things relating to the WordPress content management system. For WordCamp Toronto 2012, the Toronto WordPress community opened logo submissions to everyone. We, of course, joined in with our graphic designer Eva leading the creation of fun, approachable logos that represent the city and the event. Design INFO Contest: WordCamp Toronto Logo Contest Completed: July 2012 (Click here to see the process…

Bilingual, Mobile-Optimized WordPress Site for CAMVAP

Kobayashi Online designed and developed a functional, bilingual, mobile-friendly site for automobile industry arbitration organization CAMVAP. The site features pertinent information in French and English, as well as tools for those seeking vehicle buybacks. As Toronto’s design and development company for creative solutions to meet businesses’ biggest online challenges, Kobayashi Online was able to help CAMVAP  meet its core mission of resolving disputes between consumers and vehicle manufacturers. SITE INFO URL: camvap.ca Client: CAMVAP Completed: May 2012     FEATURES Easy edits and…

Moonbean Coffee Custom WordPress E-commerce Site

Kobayashi Online builds an online presence and store for an iconic Kensington Market coffee shop Kobayashi Online designed and developed the Moonbean Coffee website using the powerful and flexible WordPress Content Management System. Through its keen graphic design, the website helps convey Moonbean Coffee’s funky, modern, youthful, and energetic environment. Site Info URL: moonbeancoffee.com Client: Moonbean Coffee Completed: May 2012 Features Easy Editing Using WordPress CMS Online store powered by Jigoshop and PayPal Automatically calculated product shipping Integrated blog for posting updates, new products, and…

IT.Can Custom WordPress Development and Members Area

Adding the functionality of WordPress to a world-class organization, and giving its tech-savvy members a private area to call their own Toronto-based digital marketing agency Kobayashi Online developed the website for IT.Can, the association of Canadian practitioners of information technology law. The new, bi-lingual website helps them in their mission of fostering the development of this growing legal field. The design and project management was done by Doodletronics. Site Info URL: it-can.ca Client: IT.Can Completed: May 2012 Features Easy Editing using WordPress CMS Multi-lingual site (French/English) Members-only…

Platinum Events Site Redesign and WordPress Development

A Major Website Redesign for a Major Event Company Platinum Events Group has been providing outstanding weddings and events since 2004. They needed a unified Web presence that would help convey their excellence and expertise. In conjunction with Laura K Brand Design, Kobayashi Online created a platinum-quality website that does just that. The new website consolidates Platinum’s previous Web presence, which featured a Flash-based corporate website and a separate blog, creating a much more flexible website. Being based on the WordPress platform, site administrators can easily make changes…

Michael Coombs WordPress Development

In cooperation with Laura K Brand Design, Kobayashi Online helped create a website for wedding and special event DJ Michael Coombs that helps showcase his exciting business. Based on the popular content management system WordPress, Michael and other authorized site editors can easily post blog entries and make changes and updates to the website. Pictures are easily changed on the homepage image carousel, and easily added to blog entries to provide a sense of what the company offers. Each page features integration…

Cindy Cody WordPress Design & Development

An Online Home for Kitchener Real Estate Professional Cindy Cody Kobayashi Online created a modern and functional website for Kitchener real estate professional Cindy Cody and her team. It includes easily updated content sliders that dynamically show newly available homes when they come available. Because the site uses the WordPress content management system throughout, it is easy for a site administrator to update information, add listings and blog posts, making the site a valuable resource for home buyers. The site is also specially coded so…

Logo & Business Card Design for Cindy Cody

Kobayashi Online created a logo and business card design for real estate experts the Cody Group, that’s truly “a step above”. The new Cody Group logo incorporates many elements such as a stylized “C”, which forms the base of an arrow pointed up and to the right, which can also be seen as a house. This positive and professional logo helps clients feel confident choosing the Cody Group. Client: The Cody Group Completed: October 2011 For more information, visit: www.codygroup.ca…

Hireimmigrants.ca WordPress Design & Development

Kobayashi Online redesigned Hireimmigrants.ca to provide a user experience that guides employers through the process and benefits of recruiting, retaining and promoting skilled immigrants. Hireimmigrants.ca is an initiative of ALLIES (Assisting Local Leaders with Immigrant Employment Strategies), whose mission is to support local efforts in Canadian cities to successfully adapt and implement programs that further the suitable employment of skilled immigrants. The new, feature-rich Hireimmigrants.ca website guides employers step-by-step through the various stages of hiring immigrants from simply getting started, to furthering efforts to…

Professional Student Services Personnel WordPress Development

A WordPress Website that Shows What Opportunities Exist for Students Professional Student Services Personnel represents more than 700 individuals who provide a wide continuum of assessment, intervention and referral services to Toronto’s most at-risk students. The pssp.on.ca website was developed by Kobayashi Online under the creative direction of multidisciplinary graphic design and marketing firm Finesilver Design Inc. Kobayashi Online created the site using the WordPress Content Management System, providing an easy way for site administrators to quickly and easily publish and edit news, press releases, and other dynamic…